With the launch of their shop.naruto.com web store, Viz has launch a Naruto prize give-away, presented by the voice the ninja, Junko Takeuchi. Prizes include S.H. Figuarts - Naruto and Sasuke, Naruto dress from Lace and Lore, The Last: Naruto the Movie Lenticular and more. Check out Takeuchi hyping the news after the jump.
Bandai Namco has posted their latest look at Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 with a battle video featuring Kakashi Hatake versus Itachi Uchiha, with Obito and Shisui Uchiha serving as their respective seconds. The CyberConnect2 fighter hits PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in North America and Europe on February 9, 2016. Get a look after the jump
VIZ Media announced the launch of the official Naruto online store for the U.S. and Canada in partnership with digital marketing and eCommerce solutions provider, GENERATOR, a division of Sony DADC. More after the jump.
The official website for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 has been updated with DLC plans, spanning three content packs that will be priced at ¥700 ($6) each. Players will be able to pick up two Scenario Packs and a Playable Character Pack individually or as part of a season pass, with the latter netting buyers an exclusive Combination Secret Technique. More after the jump.
In commemoration of Naruto Uzumaki’s birthday, Tokyo Otaku Mode recently held a photo shoot and parade at New York Comic Con that attracted a gathering of over 100 Naruto fans. Read TOM's report and watch video footage of the event after the jump!
Naruto creator Masashi Kishimoto was in town last week for a series of appearances and talks around New York Comic Con, and after Apple's post of his talk at their store, Viz has now posted the official full panel of from NYCC itself, with a live drawing and special Boruto trailer. Get a look after the jump.
Naruto creator Masashi Kishimoto was in town last week for a series of appearances and talks around New York Comic Con, including one at the city's Apple Store. For fans who couldn't make it to the event or didn't catch the talk that streamed, Apple has posted the Kishimoto conversation to their Apple Store iBook Meet the Author series. More after the jump.
October 10th is one of those dates stacked with anime character birthdays, including, but not limited to Macross' Lynn Minmay, the original Precure's Misumi Nagisa/Cure Black, Captain Tsubasa's Takasugi Shingo, Gintama's Sakata Gintoki, and fellow Shonen Jump lead Naruto Uzumaki. In Naruto's case, October 10 was chosen because it's Health and Sports Day in Japan, when his character was conceived. The holiday, however, was later moved to the second Monday of October in 1999.
Naruto author Masashi Kishimoto is a guest at this weekend's New York Comic Con, so the timing was perfect for Bandai Namco to release their "The Power of the Uchiha" trailer for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4. This latest ninja battle will be available on February 5th, 2016 on PS4, Xbox One and PC. Get a look after the jump.
Viz has lots of big doings planned around Naruto for the month of October. Volume 72, the series finale, hits bookstores on October 6th. Then, series creator Masashi Kishimoto is in town later in the week for New York Comic Con! This is accompanied by a host of offerings for fans who read their manga digitally. Get the details after the jump.